Nicki Minaj signs with modelling agency

Indo Asian News Service

Los Angeles, March 29 (IANS) Rapper Nicki Minaj has signed on as agency Wilhelmina International, Inc.s newest addition to their celebrity division as a model.

In an official release by Wilhelmina CEO Bill Wackermann, obtained by, he says Minaj is a driving force in the world of fashion.

"We're thrilled to work alongside Nicki Minaj and her team," he said.

"She is a style pioneer and icon."

The 34-year-old said she is up for the challenge of balancing her work as a singer, songwriter, actress and now, model.

"I love the synergy between my music and how it inspires my fashion," she said.

"My message is always celebrating your own style."